Join us for a seminar with Mr. Yahagi Kunikazu. Mr. Yahagi is a sword specialist and the Headmaster of Ryushin Shouchi-Ryu, a school of kobudo (ancient martial arts) specializing in iaijutsu (quick-draw sword art) and tai kumitachi (partner bokken training). Mr. Yahagi started training in Kendo at the age of 10 and also trained in Judo, attaining a 2nd Dan through the Kodokan. Mr. Yahagi continued his training of Kendo and currently is a Kyoshi 7th Dan through the All Japan Kendo Association. We have trained with Yahagi Sensei in Japan on multiple occasions and this will be his first trip to Oregon. If you are interested in authentic Japanese sword work straight from the source, don’t miss this seminar. The seminar times are Saturday, October 13th 9:00am - 12:00pm (Session 1), 1:00pm - 4:00pm (Session 2), and Sunday, October 14th 9:00am - 12:00pm (Session 3), 1:00pm - 4:00pm (Session 4). We will also have testing on Monday, October 15th from 9:00am - 12:00pm.
Don't miss this opportunity to train with an expert in traditional Japanese sword arts. Yahagi Sensei will be providing 12 hours of direct instruction and this will be a technical seminar. No prior experience with sword arts required. The number of participants is limited to 30 in order to ensure that each student has the opportunity to receive personalized instruction.
Date: October 13, 2018
Pacific Rim Martial Arts Academy
8970 SW Burnham St. Tigard, OR 97223 USA Map and Directions